Examples of discomfiture in a Sentence
blushed and lowered her eyes in evident discomfiture
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Among Dr. Hansen’s colleagues, some of the discomfiture about the new paper stems from his dual roles as a publishing climate scientist and, in recent years, as a political activist.
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First Known Use of discomfiture
Synonymsabashment, confusion, embarrassment, disconcertment, fluster, mortification
Related Wordsagitation, bother, chagrin, discomfort, discomposure, dismay, disquiet, distress, disturbance, perturbation, unease, uneasiness, upset; disgrace, ignominy, shame; debasement, degradation, humiliation, mortification; humble pie
Near Antonymsaplomb, assurance, composure, confidence, coolness, equanimity, poise, self-assurance, self-confidence, self-possession
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